Medicaid Medicaid Proposal Not Sitting Well With Some Kentuckians By Josh James • Jun 30, 2016 cms.gov Wednesday saw the second of three scheduled public hearings on Gov. Matt Bevin’s proposed changes to Medicaid in Kentucky, and it attracted a large and mostly skeptical crowd. Kentucky Awards Medicaid Contracts To Five Companies By Associated Press • Jul 2, 2015 Kentucky has awarded contracts to five companies to provide health insurance to people on Medicaid. Stage Set For Battle Over Ky. Medicaid Expansion By Josh James • Nov 17, 2014 While Governor Steve Beshear is focused on the 2014 open enrollment for Kynect, Republicans have their eye on 2017. Lawmakers At Odds Over Medicaid Managed Care Issues By Josh James • Mar 19, 2014 Lawmakers in Frankfort heard from mental health advocates Wednesday about the effects of the state’s switch to Medicaid managed care.